BURSA MALAYSIA HIGHER AT MID-DAY (SCREEN)

SITI RADZIAH HAMZAH

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 27 -- Bursa Malaysia ended its morning session higher on window dressing activities.     

At 12.30pm, the FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (FBM KLCI) rose 1.64 points to 1,605.19 from Wednesday's close of 1,603.55, with the key index moving between 1,598.48 and 1,605.7 throughout the morning session.

The benchmark index opened 3.62 points weaker at 1,599.93. 

In the broader market, gainers led losers at 379 to 311, while 359 counters remained unchanged, 927 untraded and 19 others suspended.